Definitions of improperly

  1. in an improper way; "he checked whether the wound had healed improperly" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

Usage examples for improperly

  1. Her gross negligence in allowing Sybil to be improperly exposed to such a risk weighed heavily on her mind. – Democracy An American Novel by Henry Adams
  2. They commenced talking about him, and appeared to be improperly familiar. – The Myth of Hiawatha, and Other Oral Legends, Mythologic and Allegoric, of the North American Indians by Henry R. Schoolcraft